We are looking for energetic candidates who have experience managing a child care center. The Director is responsible for overseeing the overall operation of the Early Learning Center and promoting the program’s philosophy to staff and families that every child can succeed.
About Crispus Attucks Early Learning Center
Our nationally and state accredited early education center provides families with quality part-time, full-time, before- and after-school childcare and educational services for children 3 months to 12 years of age. We also offer a Pre-K Counts classroom that provides a free pre-kindergarten class to families living at or below 300 percent poverty level. Our Early Learning Center, which has served the York community for more than 75 years, received NAEYC accreditation in March 2004 and Keystone 4-Star certification in June 2004. These designations show that our staff continuously strive to ensure that our programs meet the standards for providing quality educational services.
Qualifications & Skills
Candidates must have a minimum of 5-7 years experience as a Director
Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education (preferred) or related field.
Experience with and a working knowledge of NAEYC (National Association for the Education of Young Children), PA Keystone STARS, Pre-K Counts, and the CACFP Child and Adult Care Food Program.
Excellent interpersonal and coaching skills.
Proficiency with Microsoft Office and database software.
Excellent writing, editing, analytical, and research skills.
Strong verbal communication.
Self-motivated, highly organized.
Current State Police, Child Abuse, and FBI Criminal Background checks required.
To apply, send cover letter, resume and a copy of valid clearances. Position requires a pre-employment exam, drug test, and PPD (TB) test. E.O.E.
About Crispus Attucks Association
Crispus Attucks Association is a nonprofit organization with more than 85 rich years of service in York County. Our mission is to provide education services, human services, community development, and affordable housing that enhance the quality of life for a diverse population.